A Karachi boat rally held from Keamari to Manora on Friday (today) to celebrate Pakistan’s Independence Day, Dharti News said.
Federal Minister for Maritime Affairs, Ali Zaidi, also participated in the Karachi boat rally. ” I have first time attended the boat rally and enjoyed it very much,” the minister said.
More than 30 boats participated the Independence Day rally, which started from Keamari, reached Manora and than returned back to Keamari.
Maritime Affairs minister Ali Zaidi, expressed his disappointment over heaps of garbage at Karachi Port. “I have saw several ports across the globe but didn’t see the garbage in this volume,” Zaidi exclaimed.
Earlier, talking to media at mausoleum of Quaid-e-Azam here Ali Zaidi said Pakistan is moving forward with the policies of the prime minister and economic conditions of the country are improving.
“The prime minister’s smart lockdown policy helped to control the coronavirus,” he said.
“It was the responsibility of the political government to seek solution of civic problems in Karachi but unfortunately it didn’t happen,” he said.
Previously, In connection with Youme Istehsal-e-Kashmir (Day of Kashmir’s Exploitation), the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf held a Karachi boat rally. The participants carried flags of Pakistan and Kashmir, and raised slogans to express solidarity with the Kashmiri brethren. The rally was led by PTI leader Haleem Adil Sheikh.
Meanwhile, a rally was staged from the Quaidabad Bridge to Dawood Chowrangi. Separately, a rally was arranged by the PTI Malir and the PTI Labour Wing Karachi. Addressing the rallies, Sheikh said a train march was underway from Karachi to Sukkur to mark Day of Kashmir’s Exploitation.
The PTI leader said for the cause of Kashmir every Pakistani is against the butcher of Gujarat, Modi. He said the sacrifices of the brave armed forces for the defense of the country are great. He said the brave armed forces are giving a befitting reply to the enemy at the Line of Control. He said Pakistanis stand shoulder by shoulder with the brave Pak army. The Karachi boat rally is a beautiful scene to see and enjoy.